Definition of 'crenel'
- one of a series of rounded projections (or the notches between them) formed by curves along an edge (as the edge of a leaf or piece of cloth or the margin of a shell or a shriveled red blood cell observed in a hypertonic solution etc.)
Synonyms: scallop crenation crenature crenelle
- a notch or open space between two merlons in a crenelated battlement
- supply with battlements
Synonyms: crenelate crenellate